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Christmas Philatelic Club
What's in the November/December 2006 Yule Log?
Stamps for 2006. . . Illustrations and description of the United States Christmas
issues for 2006. Holiday Snowflakes and Chacon Madonna and Child with Bird.
Bob's Column -
Imperforate Canadian Christmas Stamps . . . . by Robert A. Haslewood, CPC #860 . . . Bob
discusses an unlisted imperforate horizontal pair of Canada, Scott No. 742 and Canada,
Scott No. 775 imperforate pair. Both pairs are illustrated.
Stamp Stories: A Song From Christmas Island . . . by Pastor Wilmer Bloy, CPC #1363 . . . Pastor Bloy gives a
brief history of the tiny remote Christmas Island in the Indian Ocean and its first
Christmas stamps in 1978.
Find the Christmas Stamp?". . . by Richard
L. Beecher, CPC #987. Four covers from different countries are shown, each with
numerous stamps including at least one Christmas stamp competing for space on the cover.
The covers are all shown in full color.
Shopping" . . . by Tom Neufer Emswiler, CPC #894. Editor Tom makes two gift
suggestions for readers of the Yule Log and collect Christmas stamps. "The
Holiday Yule Log" is a package that combines the familiar 'fireplace' DVD with
Christmas music, for listening or singing along. Information from Music Books Plus! Toll
Free 800-265-8481. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
"The Snowflake - Winter's Secret
Beauty". A collection of amazing photography (by Patricia
of snow crystals. Author Kenneth Libbrecht, a physics professor at Caltech
the physics and mythology of snow and how snow crystals are made.
Philatelic Auction #96". . . with Mary
Turner, CPC #720 . . . 110 lot auction includes many worldwide Christmas stamps and
souvenir sheets with the minimum bid being half catalogue value. Also included in this
auction are First Day Covers from Canada and the United States. Many of the stamps are
illustrated in full color.
from the 2006 March Party" . . . now available from Vice-president Joan Klimchalk.
To see some of the regular columns in the Yule Log,
return to the Yule Log page.
The Yule Log is edited by Jon Mills of Ottawa, Ontario. Christine Sanders of Englewood, Florida is the club's
The invitation to
membership in the Christmas Philatelic Club is open to any Christmas topical philatelist
who is seriously interested in associating with those who collect likewise.
Current dues are $20 per
year for persons living in North America. Other Countries: $30.00 (US funds). Send an
international money order in US dollars.
Applications for membership
are available from Secretary/Treasurer Jim Balog, PO Box 744, Geneva, Ohio 44042-0744 USA or complete this Application Form and send it to the secretary's address..
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